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An 8-dimensional nonformal, simply connected, symplectic manifold.


Fernandez , Marisa and Muñoz, Vicente (2008) An 8-dimensional nonformal, simply connected, symplectic manifold. Annals of Mathematics, 167 (3). pp. 1045-1054. ISSN 0003-486X

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We answer in the affirmative the question posed by Babenko, and Taimanov [3] on the existence of nonformal, simply connected, compact symplectic manifolds of dimension 8.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Nonformal symplectic manifold; Desingularisation process
Subjects:Sciences > Mathematics > Topology
Sciences > Mathematics > Geometry
ID Code:17139

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